• Friday
  • April 25, 2014
  • Last updated: 3:37pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 536 for conservation

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Nothing that happens to dolphins in a tiny tank has conservation value

    Posted Jan 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... that happens in a tiny tank at the command, or as Ms Gendron prefers to say 'cues', of humans, is unnatural behaviour and has no conservation value whatsoever. Perhaps Ocean Park could take ... is that they act spontaneously and every sighting is different and uncontrolled by humans. Furthermore, if Ocean Park's conservation message has been so successful among its millions of paying ...

  2. Better rules, and a new mindset, are required for conservation

    Posted Aug 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... up a conservation trust. Britain has an unrivalled track record of conservation, and there are some long-established conservation trusts that are held in high regard. Executive Council ... It must shift to a position that finds the right balance between development and conservation. Hongkongers cherish their countryside. It enables them to escape from an environment dominated ...

  3. HK's youth most conservative about sex, global survey finds

    Posted Mar 28th 2008, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Hong Kong youngsters are much more conservative about sex compared with their counterparts in other parts of the world, a survey reveals. But a sex education expert said the appearance that Hong Kong people were conservative about sex was deceptive. The online survey commissioned by the Body Shop and MTV Networks International last month interviewed 2,000 people aged 16 to 24 from ...

  4. Poor track record when it comes to marine conservation

    Posted Jul 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in fact reflects the state of Hong Kong's dismal marine conservation efforts. With all its outlying islands surrounded by the South China Sea, Hong Kong boasts a rich and valuable marine ... and Conservation Department's sloppy handling of the whale shark incident last month. Under our current leadership, Hong Kong, the 'world city', short-sightedly pursues material and economic ...

  5. Pan-Delta group to sign pact on travel and conservation

    Posted Jun 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Leu Siew Ying But all the markets can't open at once, says tourism chief Agreements on co-operation in tourism and environmental conservation will be signed by the nine southern ... Protection Bureau director-general Li Qing said the agreement on environmental co-operation would set the direction for conservation efforts, lay down standards for industries and co-ordinate ...

  6. Why money matters less than conserving our heritage

    Posted Jul 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... this month on the conservation of Government Hill. The Liberal Party argues that Government Hill should be designated for business use because it would be a waste not to develop such a valuable piece ... conservation in Hong Kong is that we do not consider how to conserve historic buildings in a sustainable way ('Legacy in limbo', July 14). It seems to me the potential of these old structures ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Oct 31st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... grass-roots, district-council base by the more than 12,000 members of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong and its conservative allies. The real timetable is 2047 ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Jan 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Dolphin show can aid conservation I refer to the letter by Janet Walker, of Hong Kong Dolphinwatch ('Nothing that happens to dolphins in a tiny tank has conservation value', January 8). Those questioning the conservation value of Ocean Park's dolphin exhibit and show are naive. Conservation is nothing new. The human race has been conserving things (for example, ...

  9. Roger Kendrick

    Posted Jun 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... and my mother's death made me think about what I wanted to do. Instead of concentrating on my degree, I spent most of my final year doing conservation work. It was something I felt more ... at the Warwickshire Wildlife Trust doing con-servation management and, after the degree in materials technology, I took a training course offered by the trust. It was around this time that I became hooked ...

  10. Ferries threat to dolphins, study finds

    Posted Jun 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lo Wei Wei.lo@scmp.com Boat traffic and underwater noise in Hong Kong waters is proving too much for Chinese white dolphins, and has steadily driven down their numbers over the past decade, according to a study released yesterday. The Hong Kong Dolphin Conservation Society report found the drop in numbers was especially marked in 2003/04 and 2007/08- falling 23 per cent ...




SCMP.com Account